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Contaminated Drinking Water

Yesterday the City of Moncton, a city located in the northeastern region of New Brunswick, Canada, issued a precautionary boil water order. This happened shortly after a major water main break occurred Tuesday at 6pm. The order was labelled as precautionary since there is a potential for water contamination.

 

The city of Moncton has issued a precautionary water boil advisory to residents in the areas marked in yellow.

 

Residents located within the ...

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Stormwater and Graywater Uses

Stormwater occurs as a result of heavy rainfall or snowfall and can act as surface run-off into nearby lakes, rivers or soak into the soil. Stormwater run-off is capable of polluting nearby rivers and lakes based on the contaminants it picks along the way. Some of these pollutants include fertilizers, pesticides, oil, and soap which ...

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The Ongoing Crisis with Groundwater Depletion

As you may have heard, California has been in a 'drought emergency' since January 2014. In other words, their underground aquifers are not sustainable drinking water sources. The state has, however, discovered large underwater aquifers located thousands of feet below the ground. The question now is, how can these aquifers be accessed without adversely affecting ...

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Ambience Data at WEFTEC 2016

Ambience Data at WEFTEC 2016

Our CEO/Founder, Nisha Sarveswaran, showcasing with Heron Instruments Inc. 

WEFTEC (or The Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference) is the largest water quality conference in North America. This year, Ambience Data attended the conference along with the Canadian Trade Commission and Heron Instruments Inc. to meet other peers in the water quality field ...

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Modern Drinking Water Technology

We use water at home for a variety of reasons like cooking, gardening, showering, etc. If our homes are without clean water, we would not be able to perform our everyday functions. As a result, it is important for drinking water plants to consistently monitor the quality of water being sent to residences. 

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